ACB Produced Charge Sheet Against ex-BMO and Others in Illegal Appointment Case of Class IV Employees

Anti Corruption Bureau produced charge sheet in Case FIR No. 22/2011 VOK now ACB in the Hon’ble Court of Special Judge Anti-Corruption against Fayaz Ahmad Banday, then BMO Beerwah Budgam, and others.


P/S VOK registered the instant case, now ACB, on the outcome of a Verification conducted into the allegations of illegal and unauthorised appointments of Class-IV employees. The appointment was made by Block Medical Office Beerwah and Khansahab, Budgam. During verification, it was revealed that during 2003-2006, the Block Medical Officers, namely Fayaz Ahmad Banday, Sheikh Tariq Ahmad, and Mohammad Abdullah Bhat, were inactive connivance with other accused beneficiaries issued fake and fabricated appointment orders on non-existent posts of Safaiwalas and Nursing Orderlies.

During the case investigation, relevant records were obtained and seized from Block Medical Officers of District Budgam, Chief Medical Officer, Budgam, and Director Health Services Kashmir. The investigation found 71 illegal beneficiaries appointed by the accused Chief Medical Officers/ Block Medical Officers without following the due procedure in undue favour to the beneficiaries. Accordingly, the charge sheet was presented before the Hon’ble Trial Court against Seventy (71) heirs and Sixteen (16) other Officers / Officials, including accused doctors.

The next date of hearing in the case has been fixed for 23rd December 2021.